The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 35 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Linux 47 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.69% 8.30% 12.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.11% 24.16% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 61
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,750 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
246 178 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 45.47% 34.36% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 108 101 179
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 65 (59.63%) Windows
2 53 (48.62%) UNIX
3 34 (31.19%) TCP/IP
4 33 (30.28%) SQL
5 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
6 25 (22.94%) Solaris
7 24 (22.02%) Validation
7 24 (22.02%) Computer Science
8 21 (19.27%) Degree
9 20 (18.35%) C++
9 20 (18.35%) Relational Database
10 19 (17.43%) Software Engineering
11 18 (16.51%) VMware
11 18 (16.51%) Java
11 18 (16.51%) RDBMS
11 18 (16.51%) Apache
12 17 (15.60%) Tomcat
12 17 (15.60%) Windows XP
12 17 (15.60%) Internet
12 17 (15.60%) Sun
12 17 (15.60%) French Language
12 17 (15.60%) German Language
13 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
14 15 (13.76%) C
14 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (12.84%) Debian
15 14 (12.84%) Oracle
15 14 (12.84%) Analytics
16 13 (11.93%) SLA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (16.51%) Apache
2 17 (15.60%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.42%) IIS
4 5 (4.59%) IBM Notes
4 5 (4.59%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (4.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.83%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.83%) CMS
6 1 (0.92%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.92%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (31.19%) TCP/IP
2 17 (15.60%) Internet
3 6 (5.50%) DNS
3 6 (5.50%) HTTP
4 5 (4.59%) LAN
4 5 (4.59%) WAN
4 5 (4.59%) DHCP
5 4 (3.67%) FTP
5 4 (3.67%) MPLS
5 4 (3.67%) OSPF
5 4 (3.67%) VRRP
5 4 (3.67%) RIP
5 4 (3.67%) BIG-IP
5 4 (3.67%) VLAN
5 4 (3.67%) Network Security
5 4 (3.67%) Multicast
6 3 (2.75%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.75%) LDAP
7 2 (1.83%) Broadband
7 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.35%) Relational Database
2 18 (16.51%) RDBMS
3 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
4 11 (10.09%) Big Data
5 6 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.50%) MySQL
6 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.83%) DB2
8 2 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.92%) OLTP
9 1 (0.92%) OLAP
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) LoadRunner
1 10 (9.17%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (5.50%) Ant
3 4 (3.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.75%) WinRunner
5 2 (1.83%) Selenium
5 2 (1.83%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.92%) JUnit
General
1 17 (15.60%) French Language
1 17 (15.60%) German Language
2 12 (11.01%) Finance
2 12 (11.01%) Retail
3 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (32.11%) Support Engineer
2 32 (29.36%) Technical Support
3 21 (19.27%) Technical Support Engineer
3 21 (19.27%) Technical Engineer
4 20 (18.35%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Test Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Consultant
7 7 (6.42%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.42%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.50%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Test Manager
9 5 (4.59%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) .NET
2 6 (5.50%) CSS
2 6 (5.50%) SOAP
2 6 (5.50%) Web Services
2 6 (5.50%) XML
2 6 (5.50%) JSP
2 6 (5.50%) Hibernate
2 6 (5.50%) HTML
3 5 (4.59%) Ajax
3 5 (4.59%) JSON
4 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.83%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.92%) J2SE
6 1 (0.92%) Middleware
6 1 (0.92%) JDBC
6 1 (0.92%) J2EE
6 1 (0.92%) COM
6 1 (0.92%) jQuery
6 1 (0.92%) JPA
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.02%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.09%) Open Source
3 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.59%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.83%) iPhone
6 2 (1.83%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.83%) Replication
6 2 (1.83%) Clustering
6 2 (1.83%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.83%) Physics
6 2 (1.83%) MPEG
6 2 (1.83%) EMV
6 2 (1.83%) Firmware
6 2 (1.83%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 65 (59.63%) Windows
2 53 (48.62%) UNIX
3 25 (22.94%) Solaris
4 17 (15.60%) Windows XP
5 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (12.84%) Debian
7 12 (11.01%) Ubuntu
8 10 (9.17%) Windows 7
9 7 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (4.59%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.75%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.83%) Android
12 2 (1.83%) SUSE
12 2 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.92%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.02%) Validation
2 19 (17.43%) Software Engineering
3 14 (12.84%) Analytics
4 11 (10.09%) Business Analytics
4 11 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.17%) Test Management
6 9 (8.26%) Test Automation
6 9 (8.26%) Migration
6 9 (8.26%) Regression Testing
7 8 (7.34%) Test Strategy
8 7 (6.42%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (6.42%) Performance Management
9 6 (5.50%) Test Scripting
9 6 (5.50%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.59%) Software Testing
10 5 (4.59%) ITIL
10 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.67%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (2.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.28%) SQL
2 20 (18.35%) C++
3 18 (16.51%) Java
4 15 (13.76%) C
5 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.17%) Shell Script
6 9 (8.26%) Python
7 6 (5.50%) PHP
8 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.75%) C#
10 2 (1.83%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.83%) PHP5
10 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.92%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.92%) C-shell
11 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.92%) Korn
11 1 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (19.27%) Degree
2 10 (9.17%) ISTQB
2 10 (9.17%) ISEB
3 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.83%) PhD
4 2 (1.83%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.93%) SLA
2 9 (8.26%) QA
3 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.83%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.09%) VMware ESX
3 8 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.42%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (4.59%) DFS Replication
6 3 (2.75%) NFS
7 2 (1.83%) vSphere
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.83%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.83%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.51%) VMware
3 17 (15.60%) Sun
4 14 (12.84%) Oracle
5 11 (10.09%) Cisco
6 8 (7.34%) Red Hat
6 8 (7.34%) F5
7 7 (6.42%) Apple
7 7 (6.42%) Fujitsu
7 7 (6.42%) NetApp
8 5 (4.59%) Lotus
8 5 (4.59%) IBM
9 4 (3.67%) HP
9 4 (3.67%) Juniper
9 4 (3.67%) JBoss
9 4 (3.67%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.67%) Brocade
10 2 (1.83%) ESRI
10 2 (1.83%) Tripwire
10 2 (1.83%) Sourcefire
Bracknell, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: 12 days ago